Venom Tops The Box Office
Two of this weekend’s new releases, Venom and A Star Is Born combined for the 10th-biggest October opening weekends of all time.
Marvel’s Spider-Man spinoff, starring Tom Hardy as the titular character, delivered an estimated $80 million -- the biggest October opening ever -- beating the previous record set by Gravity in 2013 by more than $20 million.
Here are the top 10 movies from Friday through Sunday, with estimated domestic box office earnings:
1. Venom, $80 million
2. A Star Is Born, $41.25 million
3. Smallfoot, $14.9 million
4. Night School, $12.275 million
5. The House With a Clock in Its Walls, $7.3 million
6. A Simple Favor, $3.4 million
7. The Nun, $2.6 million
8. Hell Fest, $2.075 million
9. Crazy Rich Asians, $2.06 million
10. The Predator, $900,000